Enterprise, Vanguard Settle Nevada Airport Fee Class Action Lawsuit

Enterprise Leasing Company—West LLC and Vanguard Car Rental USA LLC have asked a Nevada federal judge to preliminarily approve a class action settlement over allegations they improperly charged “airport concession recovery fees” to consumers who rented cars from Enterprise, Alamo and National… Read More »

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Risperdal Lawsuits Continue Male Breast Growth Claims

Hundreds of product liability lawsuits have accused Johnson & Johnson and Janssen Pharmaceuticals of concealing important risks associated with Risperdal side effects on boys. Allegedly, Risperdal has caused the development of gynecomastia (male breast growth) and other associated complications in some male... Read More »

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Onfi Stevens Johnson Syndrome: What Clobazam Users Need to Know

Onfi (clobazam) is a popular anti-seizure medication that is prescribed to patients who suffer from a specific form of epilepsy. As of December 2013, Onfi officially joined the FDA’s list of drugs that have been indicated to cause Stevens Johnson Syndrome. The FDA now requires Onfi’s... Read More »

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Objections Delay Approval of Vibram FiveFingers Settlement

Although the Final Fairness Hearing for the Vibram FiveFingers settlement was held on Oct. 29, the federal judge overseeing the case has not yet approved the settlement as he is considering multiple objections filed by Class Members who argue the class action… Read More »

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New Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Added to Ethicon MDL

A vaginal mesh lawsuit was filed at the end of October and added to the vaginal mesh multidistrict litigation (MDL) that is already in process. The plaintiff, a Tennessee resident, experienced negative side effects allegedly caused by her use of Prolift, a... Read More »

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Alere Argues for Dismissal of Stolen Laptop Class Action Lawsuit

On Monday, Alere Home Monitoring Inc. filed a motion to dismiss a class action lawsuit accusing the company of actions amounting to identity theft when a company laptop containing medical-monitoring patient information was stolen. Lead plaintiff John Falkenberg alleged that Alere violated… Read More »

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Judge Dismisses Cymbalta Withdrawal Lawsuit

A New York federal judge tossed a Cymbalta withdrawal lawsuit, ruling drug manufacturer Eli Lilly & Co. had adequately warned physicians and other health care providers of the possibility of antidepressant withdrawal symptoms on the Cymbalta label. This decision by the court... Read More »

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Fidelity False Advertising Settlement Given Final Approval

  Final approval was given to a class action lawsuit filed against Fidelity & Guaranty Life Insurance Co. by a California judge over alleged false advertising charges in which a $6.25 million settlement agreement was reached. The false advertising class action lawsuit… Read More »

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Calif. Grocery Workers Win $1.5M Wage Class Action Settlement

Final approval of a $1.5 million California unpaid overtime class action settlement has been granted by a Los Angeles Superior Court judge. The money will go to roughly 15,000 employees who were allegedly forced to work off the clock at dozens of Vallarta... Read More »

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Mirena IUD Lawsuit Says Bayer Hid IUD Migration Risks

A Mirena IUD lawsuit has been filed against Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Inc. by a California resident alleging she suffered injuries because of the birth control device. This is just one of hundreds of Mirena lawsuits filed in federal court over the last... Read More »

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Judge Trims Ford Tailgate Class Action Lawsuit

Ford Motor Company succeeded recently in getting some claims removed from a Ford class action lawsuit over allegations that Ford vehicles suffered from tailgate cracks due to defective designs. The Ford tailgate crack lawsuit alleges that Ford manufactured several vehicles' tailgates in... Read More »

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